Written by attorney Shalev Amar

Eight Mistakes to Avoid When Pursuing a Lemon Law Claim (Consumer Guide)

This video explains how to avoid eight common mistakes when pursuing a Lemon Law claim including:

  1. Yelling at repair personnel and/or manufacturer representatives about your defective vehicle and its repair issues.

  2. Threatening repair personnel and/or manufacturer representatives that you are going to hire an attorney or file a Lemon Law claim.

  3. Publicly bashing the manufacturer on the Internet.

  4. Trading out of or selling your vehicle prior to a Lemon Law or breach of warranty resolution.

  5. Stopping to get your vehicle repaired or delaying getting your vehicle repaired if it is not fixed properly or the dealer has had trouble diagnosing the repair issue.

  6. Having an unauthorized repair shop do repairs on your vehicle, which could void your warranty.

  7. Not responding to your attorney about your claim in a timely manner.

  8. Stopping your loan or lease payments or refusing to pick up your vehicle from the repair shop due to repeated vehicle problems.

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